October 2020 - Artlita

What is Contemporary Art?

Banksy's Girl with Balloon graffiti artwork.
Contemporary art, also known as the art of today, is simple at its core.  Often confused with modern art by the average buyer, contemporary art is any art form produced from about the 1960s/1970s through present day. Its era began where modernism ended, and while modern art praised the artist, contemporary art is more focused on the ideas and concepts […]
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Art to Match Your Interior Design Styles

Art Deco Living Room with Alejandro Martinez-Pena's artwork
Interior design is a special kind of skill that not everyone possesses. Beautiful homes and offices aren’t created by chance. Interior designers are responsible for making those stylistic choices that invite people into a home and make them want to live there. Art, although only a small addition to the entire design of a room, can make a big impact […]
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Why You Should Invest in Female Artists

Jenny Saville's self-portrait in the nude.
It’s a tale as old as time. For centuries, female artists and their contributions have been consistently underrepresented and undervalued across the world. In the U.S., artwork by women is less likely to be shown in art museums, galleries, and auction houses than those by men, and is also at a disadvantage when it comes to selling price. Nowadays, women […]
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